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Hat - Champignon

Champignon

  • Object:

    Hat

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1949 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Barthet, Jean (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Quilted satin, nylon, grosgrain, tulle lining

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Walter, Webb and Baker

  • Museum number:

    T.78-1976

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Hat of dome shape with quilted white satin crown and black nylon raffia brim. There is a button on the centre crown and a black grosgrain ribbon masks the join. It is lined with black tulle.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

ca. 1949 (made)

Artist/maker

Barthet, Jean (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Quilted satin, nylon, grosgrain, tulle lining

Marks and inscriptions

'Jeanne Barthet
107 Fg. Saint-Honore-Paris'
On label stitched inside

'Champignon'
On paper label pinned to the band. Probably the name of the hat model.

Descriptive line

Jean Barthet. Woman's hat, 'Champignon', satin and nylon, Paris, France, ca. 1949

Categories

Textiles; Women's clothes; Hats & headwear

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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